Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 729 759 952
Rank change year-on-year +30 +193 -111
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 357 480 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.45% 1.91% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 236 294 228
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +9.76%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 24,654 25,191 22,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.99% 14.43% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20,258 20,381 18,845
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 346 £45,000 -10.00% 51
UK excluding London +86 224 £42,500 -15.00% 39
London -2 118 £59,500 -0.83% 13
South East +81 77 £42,500 -22.73% 18
South West +46 77 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Midlands +3 36 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North of England +2 21 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands -16 21 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +30 15 £56,250 +17.19% 1
Yorkshire +1 13 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England +82 12 £50,000 +8.70% 4
North West +32 8 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Scotland +12 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 271 (75.91%) Windows
2 256 (71.71%) SCCM
3 222 (62.18%) Active Directory
4 215 (60.22%) Microsoft
5 207 (57.98%) Citrix
6 163 (45.66%) PowerShell
7 157 (43.98%) XenApp
8 155 (43.42%) VMware
8 155 (43.42%) ITIL
9 142 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 130 (36.41%) Office 365
11 124 (34.73%) XenDesktop
11 124 (34.73%) MSI
12 120 (33.61%) Application Packaging
13 110 (30.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 98 (27.45%) Windows 7
15 97 (27.17%) Security Cleared
15 97 (27.17%) SQL Server
16 92 (25.77%) Windows 10
17 91 (25.49%) Linux
18 87 (24.37%) DNS
18 87 (24.37%) Finance
19 83 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (23.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 82 (22.97%) Migration
21 81 (22.69%) Windows Server
22 79 (22.13%) Skype
23 76 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
23 76 (21.29%) DHCP
24 73 (20.45%) SQL

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (15.13%) SharePoint
2 33 (9.24%) Skype for Business
3 28 (7.84%) Confluence
4 17 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 13 (3.64%) IIS
6 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 130 (36.41%) Office 365
2 110 (30.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (15.41%) OneDrive
4 47 (13.17%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (12.04%) Azure Stack
6 17 (4.76%) PaaS
7 11 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (2.80%) IaaS
9 8 (2.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.12%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.12%) AWS OpsWorks
10 4 (1.12%) Route 53
10 4 (1.12%) Serverless
10 4 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 87 (24.37%) DNS
2 79 (22.13%) Skype
3 76 (21.29%) DHCP
4 64 (17.93%) TCP/IP
5 63 (17.65%) NetScaler
6 50 (14.01%) LAN
7 48 (13.45%) WAN
8 30 (8.40%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (8.12%) PABX
9 29 (8.12%) VoIP
10 22 (6.16%) SAN
11 13 (3.64%) Unified Communications
12 12 (3.36%) Internet
13 8 (2.24%) Intranet
14 7 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (1.96%) Firewall
14 7 (1.96%) NAS
14 7 (1.96%) PCoIP
15 4 (1.12%) HTTP
16 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.68%) DB2
3 10 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.56%) MS Access
5 2 (0.56%) Power BI
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 124 (34.73%) MSI
2 52 (14.57%) InstallShield
3 45 (12.61%) Visual Studio
4 42 (11.76%) JIRA
5 39 (10.92%) TestRail
5 39 (10.92%) Zephyr
6 28 (7.84%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.28%) GCC
7 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.28%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.28%) WinDbg
General
1 87 (24.37%) Finance
2 37 (10.36%) Manufacturing
3 21 (5.88%) Banking
4 10 (2.80%) Retail
5 9 (2.52%) Local Government
6 8 (2.24%) Marketing
7 6 (1.68%) Electronics
7 6 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.40%) Back Office
9 4 (1.12%) Law
10 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (22.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 55 (15.41%) Architect
3 49 (13.73%) Applications Packager
4 41 (11.48%) Analyst
5 34 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 26 (7.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (7.00%) Applications Specialist
8 21 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.20%) Citrix Engineer
10 15 (4.20%) Consultant
11 14 (3.92%) IT Architect
12 12 (3.36%) Infrastructure Support
12 12 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.08%) Citrix Specialist
13 11 (3.08%) VMware Engineer
13 11 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 10 (2.80%) Desktop Engineer
14 10 (2.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.84%) Software Packaging
2 8 (2.24%) Apache Flex
3 4 (1.12%) .NET
3 4 (1.12%) JSON
4 2 (0.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.28%) ATL
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) COM+
5 1 (0.28%) DCOM
5 1 (0.28%) Web Services
5 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 53 (14.85%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (9.80%) Public Cloud
5 27 (7.56%) Fat Client
5 27 (7.56%) Thin Client
6 22 (6.16%) Clustering
6 22 (6.16%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.92%) e-Learning
8 11 (3.08%) Mobile Computing
9 9 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (1.40%) FMCG
11 4 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.84%) PKI
12 3 (0.84%) User Experience
13 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.28%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 271 (75.91%) Windows
2 98 (27.45%) Windows 7
3 92 (25.77%) Windows 10
4 91 (25.49%) Linux
5 81 (22.69%) Windows Server
6 76 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (13.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (12.04%) Mac OS
8 43 (12.04%) Unix
9 35 (9.80%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.80%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.28%) CentOS
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (43.42%) ITIL
2 120 (33.61%) Application Packaging
3 83 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (23.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 82 (22.97%) Migration
5 71 (19.89%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (15.13%) Service Delivery
7 49 (13.73%) CRM
8 42 (11.76%) Project Management
9 38 (10.64%) Application Virtualisation
10 35 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
11 34 (9.52%) TOGAF
12 31 (8.68%) ITIL V3
13 30 (8.40%) Mentoring
14 29 (8.12%) Architectural Design
14 29 (8.12%) Strategic Thinking
15 28 (7.84%) PRINCE2
16 27 (7.56%) Customer Requirements
16 27 (7.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 163 (45.66%) PowerShell
2 73 (20.45%) SQL
3 48 (13.45%) Python
4 41 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 39 (10.92%) PHP
6 12 (3.36%) C
7 8 (2.24%) VBScript
8 4 (1.12%) C#
8 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.12%) VB
9 2 (0.56%) Java
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 97 (27.17%) Security Cleared
2 59 (16.53%) Degree
3 47 (13.17%) DV Cleared
4 40 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (8.68%) MCSE
6 30 (8.40%) SC Cleared
7 29 (8.12%) AWS Certification
7 29 (8.12%) TOGAF Certification
8 28 (7.84%) MCP
9 26 (7.28%) CCA
9 26 (7.28%) CCNA
9 26 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (7.28%) RHCE
10 24 (6.72%) Citrix Certification
11 20 (5.60%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (3.64%) MCSA
13 11 (3.08%) MCTS
14 7 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 29 (8.12%) SLA
3 22 (6.16%) QA
4 8 (2.24%) PMO
System Software
1 222 (62.18%) Active Directory
2 157 (43.98%) XenApp
3 142 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 124 (34.73%) XenDesktop
5 73 (20.45%) Hyper-V
6 24 (6.72%) vSphere
7 23 (6.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 22 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (5.04%) BitLocker
10 6 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.68%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.84%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.56%) Xen
13 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 256 (71.71%) SCCM
2 72 (20.17%) SCOM
3 49 (13.73%) SCOrch
4 44 (12.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 34 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
6 29 (8.12%) IBM BigFix
7 17 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 17 (4.76%) XenMobile
8 13 (3.64%) AppDNA
9 11 (3.08%) WSUS
10 10 (2.80%) Ansible
10 10 (2.80%) ThinApp
11 9 (2.52%) AirWatch
12 8 (2.24%) Puppet
13 7 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (1.96%) PowerCLI
14 5 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (1.40%) NetBackup
14 5 (1.40%) Terraform
15 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 215 (60.22%) Microsoft
2 207 (57.98%) Citrix
3 155 (43.42%) VMware
4 69 (19.33%) Cisco
5 48 (13.45%) SAP
6 40 (11.20%) IBM
7 39 (10.92%) Splunk
8 36 (10.08%) HP
9 31 (8.68%) Aruba
10 30 (8.40%) Ivanti
11 26 (7.28%) Atlassian
12 23 (6.44%) Novell
13 19 (5.32%) Dell
14 18 (5.04%) 3PAR
15 16 (4.48%) EMC
16 13 (3.64%) Wyse
17 11 (3.08%) Google
17 11 (3.08%) Oracle
18 10 (2.80%) Apple
19 9 (2.52%) Symantec